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Tan Garden

No.230 Jiefang Street, Nanxiang Town, Jiading District, Shanghai 201802, China
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An Ancient Garden in an Ancient Town

Metro Line 11 takes you to Nanxiang. Tucked inside Nanxiang Old Town, Tan garden is a gem of... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
sureshbabu2017
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Shanghai, China
A truely beautiful and well maintained garden

To be honest, most Chinese gardens I have visited have the same elements, so I wasn't expecting to... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2016
Carmen M
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Dec 6, 2017
“An Ancient Garden in an Ancient Town”
Dec 13, 2016
“A truely beautiful and well maintained garden”
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No.230 Jiefang Street, Nanxiang Town, Jiading District, Shanghai 201802, China
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Metro Line 11 takes you to Nanxiang. Tucked inside Nanxiang Old Town, Tan garden is a gem of chinese garden dating back to the Ming dynasty. Reconstructed and well maintained, the display placards in chinese and english languages provide a brief history of the interesting...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2016

To be honest, most Chinese gardens I have visited have the same elements, so I wasn't expecting to enjoy my visit to Tan Garden so much. The entry price of 30yuan also made me hesitate because I had the thought: 'seen one Chinese garden; seen...More

Thank Carmen M
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Reviewed 5 May 2016

A very cute garden.Actually it was a famous Chinese man's private house.Some ancient houses and towers inside.The entry fee was 40yuan.There were no many tourists.So it was quite quiet.I stayed here for 2 hours.For foreign tourists,you'd better get a translator to travel with you.

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Reviewed 22 March 2016

Located in Nanxiang ancient town this is one of very few gardens in Shanghai where you can really find a peaceful spot and escape the crowds. The town is much less crowded than other water towns in Shanghai and this is especially true for the...More

Thank Erin W
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Reviewed 2 June 2015

1. Tan Garden was the private garden of Li Liufang, the scholar and artist during the Ming Dynasty. The garden was destroyed during the Qing Dynasty and restored in 2011. This is a beautiful classic Chinese garden, well maintained. An oasis of peace and tranquility...More

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